John Lunceford - Class Of 1952
John "Buddy" Roy Lunceford, of Washington, D.C., born on
December 22, 1933, passed away at age 84 on February 3,
2018 in Ellicott City, Maryland.
John graduated from McKinley Technical High School in 1952.
He served in the Navy from 1952 to 1956. He also served in the
Navy Reserve from 1956 to 1960. He was an employee at
Southern Bell Telephone Company until retiring in 1987.
John was the beloved husband of Carroll Lunceford. He is survived by his son, Jim Lunceford;
daughter, Deb Rossi; brother, Ray Lunceford, class of 1950, and his wife, Ann Myers
Lunceford, class of 1951; sister, Mary Gay Lunceford DiSilvestre and her husband Robert, both
class of 1954; and grandchildren, J.L. Feeley , Melanie Colgan, Grace Colgan, Dani Lunceford,
and Jamie Lunceford.
He loved tennis, fishing, and swimming.